What’s on in Spalding and district

Events in Spalding and surrounding areas from Thursday, August 11 to Wednesday, August 17

Thursday

Wash birdwatching cruise: meet 9.30am lock keeper’s office, Witham Bank East, Boston, PE21 9JU, 07531 495521.

Spalding Folk Club: tune session, 8pm, Lincoln Arms, Spalding.

RSPB summer stroll: 2pm, Willow Tree Fen Nature Reserve, meet main car park opposite Bank House Farm, between Pode Hole and Tongue End, 07849 178729.

Pip Ahoy: 20 minute walkabouts noon, 1pm, 2pm, and Friday, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Stained glass club: 10am-noon, Algarkirk Village Hall.

Summer Fun:

Summer Fun:

Pottery lessons, 9.30am-noon, 1-3.30pm, paracord rope work 1-3pm, Long Sutton Barns, book 01406 362500.

Arts and crafts, 11am-3pm, Ayscoughfee Hall Museum, Spalding, 01775 764555.

Diamondz DG dance days, 1.30pm, The Fitness Company, Spring Gardens, Spalding, book 07928 870118.

Improve your horse jumping, 11am-noon, Four Winds Equestrian Centre, Leaveslake Drove, West Pinchbeck, book 01775 640533.

Girls’ football training, 6.30pm, Knight Street Playing Field, Pinchbeck, book 078036 076490.

Friday

Evening of burlesque: and cabaret, doors 7pm, show 8.30pm, Spalding Services and Social Club, High Street, 07957 344618.

Evening of clairvoyance: Mighty Oaks and Sunflowers with Ray Kane, 7.30pm, Ivo Day Centre, Albion Street, Spalding, PE11 2AU, 01775 724514.

Summer Fun:

Blacksmithing, 10.30am-3pm, Chain Bridge Forge, High Bridge, Spalding, book 07960 587724.

Taekwondo, 7.30-8.45pm, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, book 01775 760190.

Pond dipping, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.

Saturday

1940s weekend: re-enactors, live music, vintage stalls, cars and fly past, 10.30am-4pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding, 01775 764555.

Mill open weekend: and Sunday, 11am-3pm, Sneath’s Mill, Lutton Gowts, PE12 9LQ, www.sneathsmill.org.uk

Thomas holiday event: and Sunday, Nene Valley Railway, Peterborough, 01780 784444.

Pure Vinyl: retro disco, 9pm-midnight, Riverside Bar, Sutton Bridge.

Farm tour: and sunflower walk, and Sunday, 10am, Vine House Farm, Deeping St Nicholas, PE11 3DG, 01775 630208.

PECT Green Festival: various activities, until August 21, Peterborough, for more information visit www.pect.org.uk/greenfest

Summer Fun:

Go-Ride with Spalding Cycling Club, 10am-noon, Castle Field, Castle Sports Complex, Albion Street, Spalding, 07831 737715.

Sunday

String of Pearls: 1940s concert and community singalong, with wartime tea, 4pm, St Mary & St Nicolas Church, Spalding.

1940s weekend: vintage stalls, cars and fly past, 10.30am-4pm, VJ Day Remembrance parade 2.30pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding, 01775 764555.

Bingo: 7.30pm, Long Sutton RBL, 01406 362076.

Farm tour: and sunflower walk, 10am, Vine House Farm, Deeping St Nicholas, PE11 3DG, 01775 630208.

Summer show: including fun dog show, 11am-4pm, Jerry Green Dog Rescue, Marsh Lane, Algarkirk, PE20 2BB, 01205 260546.

Village yard sale: from 10am, Gedney Hill, 07530 843466.

Classic car show: 4.30pm, Graves Park Social Club and park, Skeldyke Road, Kirton, PE20 1LR.

NGS: 11am-4pm, Butterfly Hospice, Spilsby Road, Hospital Lane, Boston, PE21 9DH

Milling day: and bread making demonstrations, 10.30am-3.30pm, Cogglesford Watermill, Sleaford, 01529 308102.

Summer Fun:

Blacksmithing, 11am-3pm, Chain Bridge Forge, High Bridge, Spalding, book 07960 587724.

Taekwondo, 10.30am-noon, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, book 01775 760190. Taekwondo, 7.30-8.45pm, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, book 01775 760190.

Monday

Marvo the Magician: until Friday, workshop and show, noon, 2pm, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

Summer Fun:

Summer Fun:

Urban art paint spraying, 10am-12.30pm, 1.30-4pm, Long Sutton Barns, book 01406 362500.

Roller disco, 2-4pm, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding.

Teen circuits, 4-5pm; children’s activity day, until Thursday, 9am-4pm, Peele Leisure Centre, Long Sutton, PE12 9LF, book 01406 366900.

Gymnastics, tomorrow, Wednesday and Friday, recreational 9am-noon, advanced 1-4pm, Spalding Gymnastics Academy, Cradge Bank, Spalding, book 01775 713599.

Badminton, 2.30-4pm, Spalding Badminton Club (next Castle Sports Complex), Spalding, book 07429 512228.

Trampolining, 4-6pm, 5.30-7.30pm, Sir John Gleed School, Spalding, book 01775 422452.

Holiday club, to Friday, Wygate Foundation Kids Club, Spalding Primary School, Woolram Wygate, book 07590 034490.

Fit for sport activity camp, to Friday, standard day 9.30am-4.30pm, extended day 8.30am-5.30pm, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, book www.fitforsport.co.uk/activity-camp

King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, Act II youth theatre, until Friday, 10am-4pm, performance Friday 5.30pm, South Holland Centre, spalding, book 01775 764777.

Inflatable session, until Friday, 1.30-2.30pm, Spalding Swimming Pool, 01775 725978.

Tuesday

Wire sculpture: free workshop with Faceless Arts using brightly coloured aluminium wire, finished pieces on display in touring exhibition, mobile library, 10-11am, Moulton Seas End Village Hall; 11.15am-12.15pm Westmorland Road, Moulton; 12.50-1.50pm, Moulton village green; 2.15-3.15pm Irby Crescent, Whaplode, 01406 701006.

Summer Fun:

Diamondz DG Summer School, 9am-12.30pm, Moose Hall, Spalding, book 07928 870118.

Create stained glass suncatcher, 10am-11.30am, Strawberry Glass Studio, Unique Cottage Studios, Fulney Lane South, Spalding, PE12 6FA, book 07714 458813.

Mini monsters bug hunt, 11am-noon, 2-3pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, PE20 1AY, book 01205 724678.

Basic crochet, 1-3pm, Long Sutton Barns, Vicarage Lane, Long Sutton, book 01406 362500.

Family fun beach day, 1-4pm, Sutton St Edmund, book 01205 311794.

Pottery painting, until Saturday, 10am-4pm, Doodles, Unique Cottage Studios, Fulney Lane South, Spalding, 07940 449424.

Wednesday

LCVS Locals: outreach support, 10am-noon, Market House, Long Sutton, book appointment 01205 510888.

Roman Rudnytsky: pianist, 1pm, Peterborough Cathedral.

Equifest: until Sunday, Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, PE2 6HE, 01733 363500.

Summer Fun:

Trampolining, 4-6pm, Sir John Gleed School, Spalding, book 01775 422452.

Summer hockey with Spalding Hockey Club, 9.30-11am, Glen Park, Station Road, Surfleet, book 01775 724832.

Recycled glass mosaics, 9.30am-noon; basic cross stitch and basic sewing, 1-4pm, Long Sutton Barns, book 01406 362500.

Celebration open day, skate park and BMX track, competitions, 11am-3pm, Flinders Founders Teen Park, Towndam Lane, Donington, PE11 4TR, 07748 474717.

Activate, sport/art activities, 11am-3pm, Crowland, 01775 761161.

Indoor bowls, 1-2pm, Castle Sports Complex, Spalding, book 01775 762178.

Teen badminton, 4-5pm, Peele Leisure Centre, Long Sutton, book 01406 366900.

Table tennis, 7.30-9pm, Castle Sports Complex, book 07801 655292.

Pond dipping, 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, RSPB Frampton Marsh, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.

Pony camp, until Friday, 9am-8pm, Four Winds Equestrian Centre, Leaveslake Drove, West Pinchbeck, PE11 3QJ, book 01775 640533.

Movies

SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE

Ice Age Collision Course, Thursday 2pm; Absolutely Fabulous The Movie, Thursday 6.30pm; The BFG, Friday 10.30am, Saturday (3D) 11am, Sunday 6pm, Monday 2pm, Tuesday 11am, (3D) 6pm, Wednesday 2pm; The Legend of Tarzan, Saturday 2pm, Monday 7.30pm, Tuesday 2pm, Wednesday 7.30pm.

Wartime cinema: This Happy Breed, Friday 7.30pm; Cover Girl, Saturday 6pm.

For more information visit www.southhollandcentre.co.uk

PETERBOROUGH SHOWCASE

For times visit www.showcasecinemas.co.uk

Music

Saturday

Steve Carmel, 8.30pm, Long Sutton RBL, 01406 362076; Tommy Curtis and Steve Baxter, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112.

Sunday

Addison’s Uncle, 4pm, Palmers, Long Sutton, 01406 365554; Rick Roberts, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112.

Theatre

The Cresset, Peterborough

Russell Watson.

Tolethorpe, Stamford

The Tempest, Macbeth.